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The course provides the requisite training to achieve a Citation Bravo C550 Type Rating. Completion of this rating will satisfy the requirements CASA IPC, ME(A) IR renewal and Recency requirements.

This course provides pilots with the necessary knowledge and skills to operate either as single pilot or multi-crew, acquiring an in depth understanding of aircraft systems, flight planning, weight and balance, and performance for the C550.

The C550 Initial Type Rating course is a 14-day program. The Ground School conducted at Flight Options Advanced Training and Simulation, located at Sunshine Coast Airport (YBSU) in Queensland, Australia and flight training is conducted in-aircraft.


To be eligible to commence a C550 Initial Type Rating course you must hold at least:

  • Private Pilot, Commercial Pilot or Air Transport Pilot Licence
  • Multi Engine Instrument Rating
  • GTE and PXS design feature endorsements
  • Current Aviation Medical

Course Calendar

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